Scientists suspect low-dose effects have led to global epidemic
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Long waits can be anxiety-provoking
Study shows lower risk of lung, colon tumors at 65 and older
Shifting preferences for tanning, along with belief that darker skin is protected, may explain trend
Study shows biggest improvements in people diagnosed between ages 50 and 64
UV rays cause DNA-related harm to skin cells, study finds
Finding runs counter to current practice, researchers note
It has been the leading cancer killer of American women for many years
Smoking still claims 500,000 lives a year in the United States
The naturally occurring gas is tied to 21,000 lung cancer deaths in the U.S. each year, agency says
Nearly half had experienced sun-linked injury in the past year, researchers said
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